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Being three times twenty; sixty.
three′score′ n. & pron.
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an archaic word for sixty
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
being or containing three times twenty; sixty.
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|Noun||1.||threescore - a set with 3 times 20 members|
set - a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used; "a set of books"; "a set of golf clubs"; "a set of teeth"
|Adj.||1.||threescore - being ten more than fifty |
cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
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